Darwin C. Harper, 72, passed away March 25, 2007. Survived by his children, children, Kari Lynn (Ervin C.) Southard, Darwin C. (Maria) Harper II and Jody (Andy) Wright; stepchildren, Kathleen (Leslee) Brown of Rochester Hills, Mich. and Kelly Ann Baldwin of Arvada, Colo.; brother, Eugene Harper; grandchildren, Jennifer Saldana, Thomas Senn, Casey Wright, Will Wright, Rebecca McCloskey, Chris McCloskey, Kenny McCloskey, John McCloskey, Kathy McCloskey and Jennifer McCloskey; step-grandchildren, Veronica Ann Rodriguez, Jennifer Lee Brown, Brian Wayne Brown and Vincent Louis Rodriguez; niece, Sandra Maciuk; nephew, Don Shell; and ten great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his wife, Daryleen Ann Harper; parents, Dewey and Violet Harper; and brother, Robert Harper. Darwin was born March 24, 1935, in Colorado Springs. He was a disabled veteran who served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict. Darwin retired as a Captain of the Denver Police Department after over 25 years of service. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service with Naval and Police Honors, noon Friday, March 30, 2007, at Crown Hill, 29th & Wadsworth Blvd., in Wheat Ridge, Colo., followed by a double committal of his and his wife's unity urn at Crown Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Hospice House, c/o Sangre de Cristo Hospice, 1207 Pueblo Blvd. Way, Pueblo, CO 81005. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. darwin is a first cousin to me and he was a very special person and will be greatly missed.our hearts and prayers go out to all of his children and gene and jane.
    god bless each of you
    Helen and Don

  2. To all of the family , we are so sorry for the lost of Darwin and Ann ,may God bring you comfort in your grief.

  3. Thinking of you in the loss of my cousin Darwin There is a great sadness in parting with a cousin who will always be close to your heart. May you find comfort in knowing that I sympathize with you and deeply care.
    A cousin of the family
    NELDA Ridley

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